Infrastructure high on Cuomo state of the state agenda

In his eighth state of the state address, Gov. Andrew Cuomo extolled the importance of infrastructural investment to keeping New York economically competitive and the need to address the state’s pervasive issue of homelessness. He als.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJan 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Cuomo says New York will sue over new federal tax law

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday laid out a sweeping liberal agenda for the year, and said he would challenge in court a new federal law that may hurt states with high state and local taxes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 3rd, 2018

Cuomo, Hochul to Delta: Move headquarters to New York

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul are inviting Delta Air Lines to move its headquarters to New York state after a Georgia lawmaker denounced the company's stance on the National Rifle Association. After a shooting at a high sch.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2018

Albany forecast: Seven 
big issues on state"s agenda

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state Legislature have plenty to address before the budget is due April 1 and before the session ends in late June. Crain’s assesses the odds of key business... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 31st, 2018

Cuomo pushes infrastructure, an end to homeless in 2018 state of the state

In his eighth state of the state address, Gov. Andrew Cuomo extolled the importance of infrast.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJan 4th, 2018

Hyderabad High Court likely to hear Unitech"s plea on Monday

The Hyderabad High Court is likely to hear tomorrow a petition filed by debt-ridden realty firm Unitech Ltd, seeking refund from the Telangana State Industrial Infrastructure Corporation of about Rs ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 17th, 2017

Sure, pass design-build. But don"t stop there

New York state is dealing with the deteriorating condition of our public spaces, places and transportation infrastructure. Unfortunately, our approach to these challenges is often reactive and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork22 hr. 13 min. ago

Govt identifying infrastructure assets to be monetised through InvIT route

Plan to monetise state-owned assets through InvITs was announced by FM Arun Jaitley in his 2018-19 budget speech.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 15th, 2018

South Dakota e-commerce sale tax fight reaches U.S. Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A high-stakes showdown at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday will determine whether states can force out-of-state online retailers to collect sales taxes in a fight between South Dakota and e-commerce businesses......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2018

Cuomo signs legislation aimed at protecting public unions

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation aimed at protecting union membership in the state should a pending U.S. Supreme Court case end in an adverse ruling for labor unions representing... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 13th, 2018

Local firms get piece of state"s high-speed rail project

While California's bullet train has hit multiple obstacles, the project is still boosting the bottom line of several local companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 13th, 2018

Pompeo Promises Not to Be a "Yes Man"

CIA Director Mike Pompeo sought to reassure senators he would be a sober voice on foreign policy if confirmed as the next U.S. secretary of state and would carry out President Donald Trump’s agenda while not hesitating to differ in internal debates......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 12th, 2018

New York may make it illegal to ask, "How much were you paid at your last job?"

Employers in New York state could no longer ask for potential hires' previous salary information under legislation proposed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The legislation's goal is to prevent women from being paid less than men for the same work by keeping .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 10th, 2018

Update on NY State Budget Agreement

Last month, Governor Cuomo and the N.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyApr 10th, 2018

Terrorists may be using sea routes to enter India again; Goa on high alert

A fishing trawler from India which was seized by Pakistan has been released and there is intelligence input that on its way back, it may carry terrorists, says state minister.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 7th, 2018

Cuomo: Funding boost will repair NYC subway more quickly

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says funding included in the recently passed state budget will allow New York City subway cars to be repaired quicker, improving service for a transit system notorious for frequent breakdowns......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 6th, 2018

Thousands of convictions tainted by rogue lab chemist tossed

A judge on Massachusetts' highest court has ordered the dismissal of thousands of cases tainted by a former chemist who authorities say was high almost every day she worked at a state drug lab for eight years......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 5th, 2018

Despite fears, NIH grants to Bay State organizations hit a record high in 2017

In early 2017, the future for NIH-funded research looked bleak. A year later, those cuts never materialized, and NIH funding actually increased......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2018

MAPPED: The sorry state of America"s roads

Reuters/Brendan McDermid Infrastructure remains a major topic of debate in Washington, DC and across .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 5th, 2018

Taxes are so high on legal cannabis that they may actually be helping the black market thrive

State and federal taxes on legal cannabis are so high in California that they may be helping the black market thrive, as consumers look for cheaper sources for cannabis and retail businesses scramble to keep in line with regulations while still ma.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2018

Cuomo declares state of emergency at NYCHA

Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency within the New York City Housing Authority and allocated $250 million to replace the system’s failing heating systems and make other repai.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyApr 4th, 2018